Graduate Prizes

2015-2016

English Department Teaching Award for Excellence as a Teaching Assistant

Hannah Chaskin

English Department Teaching Excellence Award

Meaghan Fritz

English Department Teaching Excellence Award

Seth Swanner

Jean H. Hagstrum Prize for Best Dissertation

Maha Jafri

2014-2015

English Department Teaching Award for Excellence as a Teaching Assistant

Casey Caldwell

English Department Teaching Excellence Award, Co-Winner

Kara Johnson

English Department Teaching Excellence Award, Co-Winner

Hosannah Kreinke

Jean H. Hagstrum Prize for Best Dissertation, Co-Winner

Jade Werner

Jean H. Hagstrum Prize for Best Dissertation, Co-Winner

Chris Shirley

 

2013-2014

English Department Teaching Award for Excellence as a Teaching Assistant

Ean High

English Department Teaching Excellence Award

Alanna Hickey

Jean H. Hagstrum Prize for Best Dissertation

Michael Slater 
"The 'Literary Revolution': Reimagining Literature and Science in the Renaissance."

 

2012-2013

English Department Teaching Award for Excellence as a Teaching Assistant

Nora Eltahawy

English Department Teaching Excellence Award

Toby Altman

Jean H. Hagstrum Prize for Best Dissertation

Wendy Roberts

Jean H. Hagstrum Prize for Best Dissertation

Jenny Lee

 

2011-2012

English Department Teaching Award for Excellence as a Teaching Assistant

Alanna Hickey

English Department Teaching Excellence Award

Carolina Hotchandani

Jean H. Hagstrum Prize for Best Dissertation

Greg Laski 
"The Present-Past: Race, Repetition, and the Temporality of American Democracy after Slavery."

 

2010-2011

English Department Teaching Award for Excellence as a Teaching Assistant

Meghan Daly

English Department Teaching Excellence Award

Joshua Smith

Jean H. Hagstrum Prize for Best Dissertation

Abram Van Engen 
"The Sentimental Puritan"

 

2009-2010

English Department Teaching Award for Excellence as a Teaching Assistant

Jade Werner

English Department Teaching Excellence Award

Greg Laski

English Department Teaching Excellence Award

Carissa Harris

Jean H. Hagstrum Prize for Best Dissertation

Jeffery Knight 
"Compiling Culture: Textual Assembly and the Production of Renaissance Literature."

 

2008-2009

English Department Teaching Award for Excellence as a Teaching Assistant

Jacqueline Murdock

English Department Teaching Excellence Award

Nat Small

Jean H. Hagstrum Prize for Best Dissertation

Hyun-Jung Lee 
"Evil Genius: Victorian Popular Fiction as Moral Philosophy."

 

2007-2008

English Department Teaching Award for Excellence as a Teaching Assistant

Greg Laski

English Department Teaching Excellence Award

Elizabeth McCabe

Jean H. Hagstrum Prize for Best Dissertation

Gayle Rogers 
"British Modernism and Ortega's Spanish Vanguard: Cosmopolitanism, Circulation, and Modernity, 1922-1939"

 

2006-2007

English Department Teaching Award for Excellence as a Teaching Assistant

Jenny Lee

English Department Teaching Excellence Award

Scott Proudfit

Jean H. Hagstrum Prize for Best Dissertation

Daniel Gleason
"Seeing Imagism: A Poetics of Literary Visualization"

Jean H. Hagstrum Prize for Best Dissertation

Wen Jin 
"Rethinking Cultural Translation: Multiculturalism and Chinese American Transnational Literature."

Karin Strand Prize

Abram Van Engen
"Shifting Perspectivies: Sin and Soteriology in Julian's A Revelation of Love"

Karen Strand Prize, Honorable Mention

Wendy Roberts
"'For me to live, is Christ; and to die, is gain': Accounting for Biblical Citation in A Journal of Rev. John Marrant"

2005-2006

English Department Teaching Excellence Award

Hyun-Jung Lee 
Winter 2006 Freshman Seminar - "Modern Monsters"

English Department Teaching Award for Excellence as a Teaching Assistant

Anna Fenton-Hathaway

Jean H. Hagstrum Prize for Best Dissertation

Hunt Howell 
"A More Perfect Copy than Heretofore': Imitation, Emulation, and Early American Literary Culture"

Karin Strand Prize for Best Essay

Jeff Knight
"'Chaucer Polyced': The Labors of Literary Collecting, ca. 1532"